Save your kidneys from harmful contrast of CT scan and heart cath

Cardio Buzz June 3, 2024 4:18 pm

Beetroot! A breakthrough innovation to save kidney from contrast injury. Dr. Daniel Jones explains..

Cardio Buzz May 29, 2024 5:06 pm

Plastics in our blood #microplastics #science #hospital

Cardio Buzz April 14, 2024 9:49 am

Should we preload with dual anti platelets in Acute coronary syndrome?

Cardio Buzz April 4, 2024 8:42 am

This is the third part of a series on acute coronary syndromes, focusing on treatment options such as angioplasty, thrombolysis, antiplatelets, and anticoagulants. The video aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the approach to treating patients with acute coronary syndromes, from pre-hospital care to decisions around invasive procedures and pharmacological management.
We review the diagnosis process, including differential diagnoses and the role of tests like CT scans and echocardiography. We discuss the importance of prompt treatment starting in the ambulance with ECG analysis and continuing into emergency management, emphasizing the need for oxygen, nitrates, and pain relief methods. We define the criteria for selecting patients for the cath lab and the timing for invasive angiography. Additionally, we delve into the use of antiplatelets and anticoagulants, including the timing for administering these medications and their role in managing acute coronary syndromes. 

00:00 Diving Deeper into Acute Coronary Syndromes
00:27 Understanding Differential Diagnosis
01:01 The Role of CT scan and echo in ACS
03:06 Pre-Hospital Care and Ambulance Protocols for ACS
04:59 Emergency Department Protocols for ACS Patients
07:10 Navigating the Path to the Cath Lab: Who Goes and When?
12:03 The Critical Role of Antiplatelets in ACS Management
16:36 Navigating Anticoagulant Options in ACS Treatment
21:07 Fibrinolytic Therapy: Antiplatelets and Anticoagulants
22:41 Closing Remarks

This is the third part of a series on acute coronary syndromes, focusing on treatment options such as angioplasty, thrombolysis, antiplatelets, and anticoagulants. The video aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the approach to treating patients with acute coronary syndromes, from pre-hospital care to decisions around invasive procedures and pharmacological management.
We review the diagnosis process, including differential diagnoses and the role of tests like CT scans and echocardiography. We discuss the importance of prompt treatment starting in the ambulance with ECG analysis and continuing into emergency management, emphasizing the need for oxygen, nitrates, and pain relief methods. We define the criteria for selecting patients for the cath lab and the timing for invasive angiography. Additionally, we delve into the use of antiplatelets and anticoagulants, including the timing for administering these medications and their role in managing acute coronary syndromes.

00:00 Diving Deeper into Acute Coronary Syndromes
00:27 Understanding Differential Diagnosis
01:01 The Role of CT scan and echo in ACS
03:06 Pre-Hospital Care and Ambulance Protocols for ACS
04:59 Emergency Department Protocols for ACS Patients
07:10 Navigating the Path to the Cath Lab: Who Goes and When?
12:03 The Critical Role of Antiplatelets in ACS Management
16:36 Navigating Anticoagulant Options in ACS Treatment
21:07 Fibrinolytic Therapy: Antiplatelets and Anticoagulants
22:41 Closing Remarks

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Acute Coronary Syndromes Part 3: Management in the first hours

Cardio Buzz March 30, 2024 8:34 am

📍 Dive into the intricate world of acute coronary syndromes with our latest YouTube episode! 🌐 In this second installment of our Cardio Buzz series, we unravel the complexities surrounding the powerhouse molecule - Troponin. 

🚑 Join us as we explore its pivotal role in emergency medicine, from its evolution to high-sensitivity variants and its impact on streamlined emergency protocols.

📚 Recap the essentials of acute coronary syndromes, covering definitions, history-taking, physical examination, and ECG interpretation from our previous episode. In this deep dive, we address the flood of questions surrounding Troponin, responding to your inquiries about its elevation in clinical contexts, particularly in emergency departments and intensive care units.

💡 Discover how to respond to Troponin elevations when consulted, the nuances of high-sensitivity Troponin, and its transformative effect on clinical practice. We'll discuss Troponin protocols in emergency departments for patients with acute chest pain, offering insights into diagnostic and prognostic considerations.

🔬 Unearth the evolution of Troponin understanding over the last two decades, delving into its cardiac specificity and the shift from older biomarkers. Understand the intricate dynamics of Troponin release during stress and recovery, shedding light on its elevation in various conditions beyond myocardial infarction.

📈 Engage with the informative dialogue between our host and a returning expert, as we unravel the scientific intricacies, protocols, and clinical considerations surrounding Troponin. As always, our aim is to bring you the latest in cardiology news, research, and guidelines to elevate your knowledge and practice.

🚨 Stay tuned for more captivating episodes on Cardio Buzz! Hit the like button if you find the content valuable, subscribe for future updates, and don't forget to share with your colleagues in the medical field. Your journey through the world of cardiology continues with us! 🌟 #Cardiology #Troponin #AcuteCoronarySyndromes #MedicalEducation 🩺

📍 Dive into the intricate world of acute coronary syndromes with our latest YouTube episode! 🌐 In this second installment of our Cardio Buzz series, we unravel the complexities surrounding the powerhouse molecule - Troponin.

🚑 Join us as we explore its pivotal role in emergency medicine, from its evolution to high-sensitivity variants and its impact on streamlined emergency protocols.

📚 Recap the essentials of acute coronary syndromes, covering definitions, history-taking, physical examination, and ECG interpretation from our previous episode. In this deep dive, we address the flood of questions surrounding Troponin, responding to your inquiries about its elevation in clinical contexts, particularly in emergency departments and intensive care units.

💡 Discover how to respond to Troponin elevations when consulted, the nuances of high-sensitivity Troponin, and its transformative effect on clinical practice. We'll discuss Troponin protocols in emergency departments for patients with acute chest pain, offering insights into diagnostic and prognostic considerations.

🔬 Unearth the evolution of Troponin understanding over the last two decades, delving into its cardiac specificity and the shift from older biomarkers. Understand the intricate dynamics of Troponin release during stress and recovery, shedding light on its elevation in various conditions beyond myocardial infarction.

📈 Engage with the informative dialogue between our host and a returning expert, as we unravel the scientific intricacies, protocols, and clinical considerations surrounding Troponin. As always, our aim is to bring you the latest in cardiology news, research, and guidelines to elevate your knowledge and practice.

🚨 Stay tuned for more captivating episodes on Cardio Buzz! Hit the like button if you find the content valuable, subscribe for future updates, and don't forget to share with your colleagues in the medical field. Your journey through the world of cardiology continues with us! 🌟 #Cardiology #Troponin #AcuteCoronarySyndromes #MedicalEducation 🩺

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Acute Coronary Syndromes Part 2: Troponin

Cardio Buzz February 4, 2024 6:15 am